Judge sides with Google in $1B Viacom lawsuit

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#1

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100623/ap_on_hi_te/us_tec_google_youtube_viacom

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge in New York sided with Google Inc. in a $1 billion copyright lawsuit filed by media company Viacom Inc. over YouTube videos, saying the service promptly removed illegal materials as required under federal law.


#2

This is just the first round. Viacom is appealing the decision. When they lose in the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, I’m sure they will appeal once more and try to get the case into the Supreme Court. :rolleyes:

At least this judge got it right.


#3

they will not win round 2 or 3 or 4 either